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Put the smartphone down: It'll be okay
Re: Leslie Perlow
What started as a project to boost work-life balance at the Boston office of the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) by Leslie Perlow, a professor at Harvard Business School, turned into a way to redefine teamwork by reducing 24/7 BlackBerry access. Perlow concluded that most consultants created self-induced pressure to stay in touch with colleagues via BlackBerry.